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Updated: 07/17/2013 09:20:06AM

Look for snow, Mrs. Claus at ‘Christmas in July’

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SUN PHOTO BY ROGER BUTTON

While visiting downtown to see preparations for the Christmas in July extravaganza, Mrs. Claus, who is good friends with Susie Zavodnyik, distributes candy canes to Rylee and Tyler Bichel, who were visiting from Chicago.

By ROGER BUTTON

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Venice is one of those unique cities where Christmas is celebrated twice a year — once in December and once in July.

The practice began around four years ago when a few merchants put together a downtown summer celebration weekend. Such has been the enthusiasm of shopping residents, visitors and tourists that the event has become a fun extravaganza appealing to all ages.

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